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Ahead of strike ballot, GMB calls on Dundee City Council to step back from ‘horror show’ home care cuts
On International Women’s Day (Friday 8 March), GMB Scotland is calling on Dundee City Council to step-back from an ‘absolute horror show’ plan to cut the pay of local home carers by up to £4,500 a year....
Unions Call For ‘Level Playing Field’ As Scotland Loses Bulk Of £2.8 Billion Offshore Renewables Contracts
BiFab trade unions GMB and Unite have today (Thursday 7 March) said a ‘level playing field’ is needed if Scotland is to secure the large-scale manufacturing contracts from its own offshore renewables sector – and they are asking the First Minister and the Scottish Parliament to intervene....
GMB Slams North Lanarkshire Council’s ‘Shameful’ Cuts To Janitorial Staff Jobs And Pay
GMB Scotland has today (Tuesday 5 March) slammed a ‘shameful’ decision by North Lanarkshire Council (NLC) to impose changes to school janitorial services which will see the loss of forty-three jobs and significant cuts to take home pay...
GMB Responds to NHS Highland Chair Resignation
GMB Scotland Senior Organiser Drew Duffy responding to the resignation of NHS Highland Chairman David Alston...
BiFab Joint Trade Union Press Release
Bifab Trade Unions Warn: Prospect Of No Work From Renewables Projects Would Be ‘An Absolute Scandal’...
GMB Warns North Lanarkshire Council Over Equal Pay
‘Get Your Act Together Now’ Over Equal Pay Pension Compensation...
GMB Welcomes Withdrawal Of ‘Pay-Cut Proposals’ For Ambulance And NHS Staff
GMB Scotland has today (Friday 8 February) welcomed the withdrawal of planned reforms which would have resulted in cuts to terms and conditions of Scottish Ambulance Service and NHS staff...
Glasgow Equal Pay – Celebration For Our Women, Reflection For Our Union
GMB Scotland Statement, Thursday 7 February 2019...
Rosyth Redundancies Stress ‘Urgent Need’ For RFA Contract Award To UK Shipyards
Responding to this morning’s (Thursday 7 February) announcement confirming the loss of 150 jobs at Babock Marine in Rosyth...
GMB Scotland and the Scottish Council of Jewish Communities Mark Holocaust Memorial Day
Hatred and antisemitism are evils that must be tackled. Scotland must not be complacent...